Godafreda earns a living by running a sari-sari (variety) store business in Trinidad, Bohol. She sells items like canned goods, instant noodles, detergent soap and palm vinegar. She is able to help provide for her family's daily needs with the income she earns from the store.
She is requesting a loan to buy more items to sell, such as coffee, vinegar and soft drinks. Godafreda hopes to have a stable income. She said she will do her best to be a responsible borrower.
About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.
Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.